Other tips and events in Brno
Brno Labor Office is moving to the new building
During the whole month of May the Brno Labor Office will be moving most of its agenda from several branches to the new administrative building on Polní 1011/37. Work permits, unemployment benefits, parental allowance etc. all moved to the new building.
An application for buying a ticket for publict transportation
From April 23 you can pay tickets for public transportation through the application Poseidon
. The Android application allows you to purchase single tickets via smart phone. After purchase you will receive a code that can be easily checked in all public vehicles. In the Czech Republic this is a pilot project
Petr Váša and English improvisation Zak & Sara
May 9, Buranteatr, Kounicova 22, 8 pm
During the evening will be a unique performace in English made by two great improvisers from Switzerland. Before them will be Petr Váša with his physical poetry-onomatopoeic movement improvisation (in Czech).
La Cenerentola (Cinderella), Gioacchino Rossini
May 10, Scala cinema, Moravské náměstí 3, 6:45 pm
Live broadcasting in HC from the Metropolitian Opera in New York. In Italian with Czech and English subtitles. Entrance fee: 350 CZK
Neighborhood Festival "Týden města 2014" (Week City 2014)
May 12 - May 18, Brno
Brno Week City wants to arouse interest in people about their city and what is happening around them. Brno Street change into shared spaces for sharing, meeting and entertainment and you will be able to experience the unexpected and something new.
Future Shorts Brno
May 14, club Fléda, Štefánikova 24, 8 pm
Spring Season brings you an exciting line-up of seven short films from UK, Australia, Sweden, Yemen & Ireland.
English dance workshop and Regency Ball
May 17, Sýpka, Kytnerova 1, from 10 am - 7:30 pm
A chance to spend a day among friendly people, learning easy English dances, stepping into the shoes of Jane Austen and her heroines and heroes: "Seaside Society" dance workshop will culminate with a ball in period costumes, if you wish. Come and be charmed!
Burger Battle: CZ vs. USA
May 17, My Food Market, Zvonařka 5, 11:30 am - 7 pm
Our food blogger Mike will compete with his original burgers against profiessional chefs. Go, taste and give a vote for the winner!
Brno Church night
May 23, various churches around Brno
Churches host concerts, workshops and, of course, services. The only opportunity in the whole year to climb up the tower of St. James and other churches. This event does not happen only in Brno but also in Blansko, Břeclav, ...
Gregory Porter at JazzFestBrno
May 25, Bobycentrum, Sportovní 2a, 7:30 pm
Gregory Porter discovered the music of Nat King Cole through his mother. At the age of five he wrote a song called „Once Upon A Time, I Had A Dreamboat“ and recorded it onto a tape. When his mother returned home from work and heard it, she exclaimed in amazement „Boy, you sound like Nat King Cole.“ From that moment on, Gregory had a desire to know more about this man and his music, and spent hours playing his mother’s old Cole records on his plastic Playskool record player.
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